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Many rose early Wednesday morning in the hopes of catching a glimpse of the total lunar eclipse that peaked at 6:55 a.m. EDT. During a total lunar eclipse, the moon turns a coppery shade of red as it passes through the core of the Earth’s shadow....
“Lucky Charms sewer junction exemplifies the beauty of the brickwork that makes London such a drainer’s paradise,” writes Bradley Garrett in his new book “Subterranean London: Cracking the Capital.” Photo by Bradley Garrett...
It’s possible that none of the candidates will receive 50 percent of the vote in the Louisiana Senate race, forcing a Dec. 6 runoff. Photo by David Gould and Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Louisiana plus Kansas plus Georgia plus...
Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images.PBS NewsHour recently reported on a San Francisco initiative to raise taxes on beverages with added sugar. Similar tariffs on unhealthy foods are already in place in some countries in Europe. In 2010, Former New York...
A Liberian health department burial team disinfects their protective clothing after retreiving the body of a woman suspected of dying of the Ebola virus on August 14, 2014 in Monrovia, Liberia. Photo by John Moore/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — The...
Dr. Michael Jhung, a medical officer for the CDC, trains health care workers who are planning to travel to West Africa to assist with the fight against Ebola. Photo by Emily Carpeaux ANNISTON, Ala. — The steps look straightforward enough: Put...